Special rides of IBA Finland

SS2000 Finland (=SS2000F)

The purpose of this ride is to visit specially defined geographical turning points in Finland (the most extreme points in South, East, North and West). You can decide your route yourself, but you have to visit in these places:
- Hanko / South
- Ilomantsi, Mohko / East
- Nuorgam / North
- Raippaluoto, Klobbskat / West

This ride includes 2 x SS1000 rides, so you have to take care of following the basic rules of SS1000.

Maybe you can't get the receipt from those points if you aren't careful with timing. It is acceptable to replace the receipt with witnesses. But to be on the safe side make a good plan and take into account that it's not even possible to get gasoline for example in Nuorgam at night time.

Please follow this link to Finnish page where you can find the extra information.

 










BB1500 Finland (=BB1500F)

The purpose of this ride is to ride through all the 19 province capital cities of Finland following the basic rules of BB1500.

You can pick your route as long as it is more than 1500 miles. ( and it is, however you try ) You can also decide your starting and finishing cities yourself.

Maybe you can't get the receipt from those points if you don't be careful with timing. It is acceptable to replace the receipt with witnesses.

Please check the list of the cities from the Finnish page.

 

SS3000 Baltic (=SS3000B)

The purpose of this ride is to ride around the Baltic Sea between Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia following the basic rules of SS3000.

You can use the Ferries / Catamarans to travel over the sea from Finland to Estonia, but nowhere else. The time spent on the ferry is not included into your travel time. To prove that, you have to get a gasoline receipt both in Helsinki and Tallin harbours and also you have to include your ferry-ticket into your ride documentation.

Please follow this link to Finnish page where you can find the extra information.

 

Gibraltar - Nordkapp (=G-N 72 )

This is the European "coast to coast"-ride. The purpose is to ride through Europe from South to North (or from North to South) in 72 hours. The mileage will be more than 5300 km (more than about 3300 miles).

Gibraltar peninsula (The Rock) on Mediterranean sea belongs to Great Britain, but you have to ride through Spain to get there.

Nordkapp is the northernmost point of continental Europe, in Norway where the main road ends to Arctic Ocean.

You can choose your route, but it is not acceptable to use ferries, except between Sweden and Denmark or Denmark and Germany. In this ride the time spent on the ferries is included in your total time.

Please follow this link to English page where you can find the extra information.